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DreamWorks Animation reported second quarter revenue of $218.3 million and a profit of $34.1 million for the three-month period that ended June 30.
By blending the physical humor of pratfalls and slapstick with witty one-liners, bizarre characters and the occasional pun, Josh Fadem's act is as much Charlie Chaplin and the Three Stooges as it is…
When Thomas Middleditch was asked to be a part of the Improvised Shakespeare Company -- a Chicago-based improv troupe that performs spontaneous plays in stilted, Elizabethan-sounding English -- his…
Sitting backstage at L.A.'s Largo without the mascara and unruly mop of red hair, Tim Minchin doesn't look like a rock star. But that's the point.
Rebel Wilson may not yet be a household name in the States, but thanks to her scene-stealing role as Kristen Wiig's roommate in the smash hit "Bridesmaids," her career has gone turbo-charged almost…
Amy Schumer isn't afraid to offend. Shortly after performing in Dubai for the first time, she volunteers, "I didn't mention religion but talked about ass play, and it went so well!"
Studios seek to expand promo reach by enlisting help of leading Web comics
After doing standup for four years in the Bay Area, San Francisco native Ali Wong received some life-changing advice. "I had people telling me, 'People who live in New York have a lot of ambition and…
The year's top funny people share what's next before collecting kudos at the Canadian comedy fest
"I never really set out to be a comedian," says Jerrod Carmichael, who hails from Winston-Salem, N.C., "but as a kid I loved doing sketches and playing characters. And then a great friend kept…